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Trump to Decide on Syria Response Over the Next 24 to 48 Hours

Trump to Decide on Syria Response Over the Next 24 to 48 Hours. President Donald Trump pledged Monday to decide in the next 24-48 hours how to respond to the chemical attack in Syria, saying, “This is about humanity, and it can’t be allowed to happen.” “I’d like to begin by condemning the heinous attack on innocent Syrians with banned […]

How Local Right-to-Work Battles Could Land at Supreme Court

How Local Right-to-Work Battles Could Land at Supreme Court. by Kevin Mooney · April 9, 2018 If a federal court strikes down a local right-to-work ordinance in Illinois, the case could move up to the Supreme Court, according to legal analysts who have argued in favor of similar initiatives in other parts of the country. That’s because a negative ruling […]

Assad’s Gas Will End the Iran Deal | Roger L. Simon

Assad's Gas Will End the Iran Deal | Roger L. Simon. For some reason, Jews have this thing about people being gassed, so it should come as no surprise that Israel reacted to “Animal Assad’s” (another Trump nickname that should stick) horrendous actions against his own people again before the rest of the world could say “boo” — or even […]

Why the FBI Is Dodging NunesThe American Spectator

Why the FBI Is Dodging NunesThe American Spectator. by George Neumayr · April 6, 2018 The left used to get very worked up about the CIA’s interference in foreign elections. Liberals would quote solemnly the work of Philip Agee, a CIA turncoat who wrote articles and books about the agency’s manipulation of this or that foreign election. But these days […]

The Cambridge Analytica Furor: Partisan Hype or Genuine Scandal? – Reason.com

The Cambridge Analytica Furor: Partisan Hype or Genuine Scandal? – Reason.com. by Ira Stoll · April 9, 2018 Senators and members of Congress wondering what to ask the CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, when he turns up Tuesday and Wednesday of this week to testify on Capitol Hill might try this one: “How is what Cambridge Analytica and the Trump […]

What to watch for when Zuckerberg testifies before Congress

What to watch for when Zuckerberg testifies before Congress. by Post Editorial Board · April 8, 2018 On Tuesday and Wednesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before Congress for the first time, answering questions about how his company protects its users’ privacy and data. Let’s hope the hearings produce more light than heat. Of course, the politicians will try […]

Trump’s Trade Tactic Might Work – WSJ

Trump’s Trade Tactic Might Work – WSJ. By Holman W. Jenkins, Jr. April 6, 2018 6:12 p.m. ET 326 COMMENTS A game of chicken can always end badly, but why is the U.S. press doing China’s work for it? Right now a bargaining game is under way that could leave the world trading system better off, with China cheating less. […]

The Limits of American Patience – American Greatness

The Limits of American Patience – American Greatness. by Victor Davis Hanson · April 9, 2018 Not being willing any longer to be manipulated is not succumbing to isolationism. Wondering whether the United States can afford another liability is not mindless nationalism. Questioning whether America can afford the status quo here and abroad is not heresy. Assuming we can borrow […]

Trump To Replace Judge Stephen Reinhardt | The Daily Caller

Trump To Replace Judge Stephen Reinhardt | The Daily Caller. by Kevin Daley · April 8, 2018 Fearing a conservative jurist would replace Judge Stephen Reinhardt, the liberal lion of the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, a prominent progressive legal scholar quietly urged him to retire in the spring of 2014. U.C. Berkeley School of Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky […]

Rick Scott Can Beat Bill Nelson in 2018 Florida Senate Race | National Review

Primary Menu National Review THE CORNER LOGIN SUBSCRIBE via Rick Scott Can Beat Bill Nelson in 2018 Florida Senate Race | National Review. Noted political handicapper Charlie Cook sees nothing but bad news for Republicans in the midterm elections. “If I were Republican, I’d be nauseous right now with what’s coming up,” he said on Sunday’s Meet the Press on […]

Has the California backlash against liberal craziness finally begun? | Fox News

Has the California backlash against liberal craziness finally begun? | Fox News. by Peggy Grande | Fox News California’s red-leaning areas may be rising up against the state’s longstanding liberalism. In a state consumed by conservation and environmental issues, one highly endangered species has long gone unnoticed and unprotected – the California Conservative. Is it still possible to rescue them […]

Congress set to battle over food stamps work requirement

Congress set to battle over food stamps work requirement. by Susan Ferrechio · April 9, 2018 Lawmakers are poised this month to wage a major battle over the House version of the Farm Bill, which will call for work requirements in the federal food stamp program that serves the poor. The heated partisan fight has stalled the legislation before it […]

Syria chemical attack: Trump threatens “Animal Assad,” Putin after suspected chemical weapons strike – CBS News

Syria chemical attack: Trump threatens "Animal Assad," Putin after suspected chemical weapons strike – CBS News. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a joint news conference with Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid, Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis and Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite in the East Room of the White House April 3, 2018 in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images President […]

Behold the Lowlights of Michelle Obama’s Trump-Bashing Tour

Behold the Lowlights of Michelle Obama's Trump-Bashing Tour. by Jeannie DeAngelis · April 8, 2018 Judging from their vocal criticism of President Trump, it’s clear that neither Mr. nor Mrs. Obama shares G.W. Bush’s viewpoint that it’s terrible for the country and the presidency to undermine a current president. Barack does it by praising anything and anyone who opposes the […]

North Korea tells U.S. it is prepared to discuss denuclearization: source

North Korea tells U.S. it is prepared to discuss denuclearization: source. North Korea has told the United States for the first time that it is prepared to discuss the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula when North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets President Donald Trump, a U.S. official said on Sunday. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the launch […]

How Paul Manafort could put the FBI on trial – POLITICO

How Paul Manafort could put the FBI on trial – POLITICO. by Josh Gerstein · April 8, 2018 “The degree to which he can show broader FBI misconduct in his investigation can lay a foundation for a pardon,” a legal expert said of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort’s strategy. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Paul Manafort’s legal team faces a […]

US official says North Korean leader ready to discuss nukes

US official says North Korean leader ready to discuss nukes. North Korea’s government has communicated with the United States to say that leader Kim Jong Un is ready to discuss his nuclear weapons program with President Donald Trump, officials said Sunday, increasing the likelihood that the unprecedented summit will actually occur. The confirmation from Pyongyang directly, rather than from third […]

Cardinal: Pope’s China deal to ‘annihilate’ underground church

Cardinal: Pope’s China deal to ‘annihilate’ underground church. Hell may not exist, according to Pope Francis, but the pontiff is creating one for his own flock in China, according to one of the most revered Roman Catholic cardinals in the Eastern world. Cardinal Joseph Zen, emeritus bishop of Hong Kong, blasted Pope Francis’ deal to accommodate and appease China in […]

Why the West Is Overlooking the True Russia Threat | The National Interest

Why the West Is Overlooking the True Russia Threat | The National Interest. by Jyri Raitasalo · April 8, 2018 Fake news, information warfare and the weaponization of information have become everyday topics within the Western strategic discourse. According to the dominant Western view it is the cyber domain together with the all-penetrating social media that form the dangerous cocktail […]

Communist China Bans Online Bible Sales — Crosses Removed From Churches

Communist China Bans Online Bible Sales — Crosses Removed From Churches. The Communist Chinese government banned the sale of Bibles online this week and released a new document dictating its “Policies and Practices on Protecting Freedom of Religious Belief.” By Thursday, April 5, “internet searches for the Bible came up empty on leading online Chinese retailers, such as JD.com, Taobao, […]

Conservative Leaders, GOP Lawmakers Voice Support for Scott Pruitt

Conservative Leaders, GOP Lawmakers Voice Support for Scott Pruitt. by Rachel del Guidice · April 6, 2018 A growing number of conservative leaders and GOP lawmakers are voicing their support for Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt amid some calls for him to resign. The Conservative Action Project released a letter Friday with 113 signatures of conservative leaders calling on […]

The Wages of Amazon | Trending

The Wages of Amazon | Trending. by Michael Walsh · February 16, 2018 I can understand the attraction of shopping on Amazon if, like me, you live in small rural places. But midtown Manhattan? If you want to see the future of storefront retailing, walk nine blocks along Broadway from 57th to 48th Street and count the stores. The total […]

DC Is Tired of Lyft and Uber Being Better Than Its Awful MetroThe American Spectator

DC Is Tired of Lyft and Uber Being Better Than Its Awful MetroThe American Spectator. by Andrew Wilford · April 9, 2018 It’s like the old saying of city government goes: if at first you don’t succeed, tax something that is succeeding. Members of the Washington, D.C. government have suggested a way to prop up its failing Metro system while […]

President Trump Just Addressed Pruitt’s | The Daily Caller

President Trump Just Addressed Pruitt's | The Daily Caller. by Scott Morefield · April 7, 2018 President Trump delivered a ringing endorsement of EPA administrator Scott Pruitt on Twitter Saturday, in the wake of damaging media coverage alleging the administration head’s misuse of taxpayer dollars. “While Security spending was somewhat more than his predecessor, Scott Pruitt has received death threats […]

Donald Trump’s Mueller Confusion | National Review

Donald Trump's Mueller Confusion | National Review. by Andrew C. McCarthy · April 7, 2018 U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington, U.S., April 3, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Barria He has not climbed into the ring with this breed of adversary before. According to the Washington Post, Robert Mueller says President Trump is not “a criminal target at this point.” The Post’s […]

Trump’s shoot-first style, panned by the press, may not be so crazy | Fox News

Trump's shoot-first style, panned by the press, may not be so crazy | Fox News. by Howard Kurtz | Fox News Video Kurtz: Trump’s decisions are final – until they’re not ‘MediaBuzz’ host Howard Kurtz weighs in on President Trump’s process of making bold announcements on Twitter even though his staff might be unaware. Could this just be a shrewd […]

Trouble brews for James Comey as he prepares to break silence with book tour

Trouble brews for James Comey as he prepares to break silence with book tour. by Daniel Chaitin · April 7, 2018 In less than two weeks, James Comey is poised to begin a book tour and break his silence about his experience serving as FBI director before he was fired last summer by President Trump. Beyond the occasional tweet in […]

Iran vs. America: Today’s State of Play

Iran vs. America: Today's State of Play. by Paul Austin Murphy · April 7, 2018 There’s a new term for some of the new faces in Donald Trump’s administration: “super-hawks.” In fact another term has also been coined for Trump’s cabinet: the “war cabinet”… Actually, when you look into it, you’ll quickly find (or remember) that the term “super-hawks” has […]

Palestinian Refusal To Talk Peace Stems From Deciding To Believe Myths

Palestinian Refusal To Talk Peace Stems From Deciding To Believe Myths. by Matthew Brodsky · April 6, 2018 When it was Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas’ turn at the recent Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) to condemn President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, he added a strange, almost parenthetical paragraph to his rant: I don’t […]

Trump: Pruitt ‘doing a great job’ | TheHill

Trump: Pruitt 'doing a great job' | TheHill. by Max Greenwood · April 7, 2018 President Trump expressed confidence in Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt on Saturday, appearing to dismiss the controversies swirling around the official. “While Security spending was somewhat more than his predecessor, Scott Pruitt has received death threats because of his bold actions at EPA,” […]

Vapour trail: How a secret Russian airlift helps Syria’s Assad

Vapour trail: How a secret Russian airlift helps Syria's Assad. In a corner of the departures area at Rostov airport in southern Russia, a group of about 130 men, many of them carrying overstuffed military-style rucksacks, lined up at four check-in desks beneath screens that showed no flight number or destination. When a Reuters reporter asked the men about their […]

Conservatives unite to ask Trump to keep Pruitt – POLITICO

Conservatives unite to ask Trump to keep Pruitt – POLITICO. “I have not seen a more united conservative front on behalf of a cabinet member since the Reagan Administration,” a group of prominent conservatives wrote in a letter praising the president’s defense of EPA head Scott Pruitt. It was signed by former Attorney General Edwin Meese and several others. | […]

Iron Dome: Neither a ‘Bluff’ nor the ‘End of Rockets’ | The National Interest

Iron Dome: Neither a 'Bluff' nor the 'End of Rockets' | The National Interest. by Michael J. Armstrong · April 7, 2018 Israel introduced its Iron Dome interceptor system in 2011 in response to rocket and mortar attacks from Hamas in Gaza and Hezbollah in Lebanon. The technology attracted international attention during the country’s 2012 and 2014 Gaza conflicts. However, […]

Conservative Leaders, GOP Lawmakers Voice Support for Scott Pruitt

Conservative Leaders, GOP Lawmakers Voice Support for Scott Pruitt. by Rachel del Guidice · April 6, 2018 A growing number of conservative leaders and GOP lawmakers are voicing their support for Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt amid some calls for him to resign. The Conservative Action Project released a letter Friday with 113 signatures of conservative leaders calling on […]

Shock: Facebook Is Tracking You Even If You’re Not on Facebook | Lifestyle

Shock: Facebook Is Tracking You Even If You’re Not on Facebook | Lifestyle. Facebook’s problems just keep accumulating, drip by drip—or more like splash by splash. It’s now been discovered that Facebook not only collects and uses the personal data of its members but also collects the data of those who never signed up for Facebook. So if you’re one […]

Chappaquiddick Wasn’t the Only ScandalThe American Spectator

Chappaquiddick Wasn’t the Only ScandalThe American Spectator. by George Parry · April 8, 2018 There is nothing like historical context to help evaluate and better understand current events. So, in regard to the mainstream media’s breathless, non-stop coverage of the self-levitating Trump-Russia collusion conspiracy theory, consider this bit of trivia: In 1991, when Russian President Boris Yeltsin opened the archives […]

The Radical Freedom of Dungeons & Dragons – Reason.com

The Radical Freedom of Dungeons & Dragons – Reason.com. by C.J. Ciaramella · April 7, 2018 You might not recognize the name Gary Gygax. But even if you’ve never rolled a critical fail on a d20, you have almost certainly consumed some movie, TV show, book, comic, computer game, or music influenced by Gygax’s most famous creation: Dungeons & Dragons, […]

Trade Wars Have No Winners, Only Badly Damaged Survivors | Investor’s Business Daily

Trade Wars Have No Winners, Only Badly Damaged Survivors | Investor's Business Daily. Trade War: In the tit-for-tat trade war between the U.S. and China, pain is a major theme. The idea is to ratchet up the pain, through tariffs and other punishments, until one side says “uncle.” But what if no one says “uncle”? X On Friday, President Trump […]

We’re investing in programs that reduce school shootings: Marco Rubio

We're investing in programs that reduce school shootings: Marco Rubio. We are investing in what works to reduce school shootings and make schools safer. After Parkland, Congress is providing money to get it done. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. (Photo: Michael Reynolds, EPA-EFE) Just five weeks after the tragedy in Parkland, Congress passed a spending bill that authorizes $1 billion over […]

Trump and the US need Scott Pruitt to stay at EPA | Fox News

Trump and the US need Scott Pruitt to stay at EPA | Fox News. by Steve Milloy | Fox News Video New questions for embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt President Trump affirms that he still has confidence in his EPA administrator; chief national correspondent Ed Henry reports from Washington. “I do,” President Trump said Thursday afternoon when asked by reporters […]

American Journalists Are Hysterical Knuckleheads | Klavan On The Culture

American Journalists Are Hysterical Knuckleheads | Klavan On The Culture. by Andrew Klavan · February 16, 2018 This column has, on occasion, been disparaging toward American journalism, but only because it is now populated by the biggest bunch of knuckleheads ever to be assembled outside of Knucklehead City on the planet Knucklehead. Remember the sitcom news anchor Ted Baxter with […]

A US-China trade war is coming, but here’s how to stop it | Fox News

A US-China trade war is coming, but here's how to stop it | Fox News. by Harry J. Kazianis | Fox News Video Report: China announces new tariffs on US agricultural goods China responded to President Trump’s new tariffs by firing back with its own import taxes on 106 U.S. products, including planes, cars and soybeans Deirdre Bolton has the […]

Don’t Let the Left Do It to Pruitt – David Limbaugh

Don't Let the Left Do It to Pruitt – David Limbaugh. The left’s crusade against Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt should be seen for what it is — a witch hunt. We don’t need any more conservatives hanged by leftists who major in criminalizing political differences and minor in slander. How dare a Republican president appoint an environmental heretic […]

The Battle of Woke Island

The Battle of Woke Island. Toward the end of Vanity Fair‘s story on the “woke civil war” at the New York Times came this revealing detail: To assuage employees concerned that the paper is not as progressive and socially conscious as it could or should be, publisher A.G. Sulzberger, opinion editor James Bennet, and others have been “holding office hours” […]

Never Trump Voters Do Suffer a Delusion | National Review

Never Trump Voters Do Suffer a Delusion | National Review. by Rich Lowry · April 6, 2018 President Trump greets supporters at a rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, June 21, 2017. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Disentangling a disagreement Jonah and Ramesh have written a response to my column last week titled, “The Never Trump Delusion.” It always pains me to disagree with […]

Trump’s shoot-first style, panned by the press, may not be so crazy | Fox News

Trump's shoot-first style, panned by the press, may not be so crazy | Fox News. by Howard Kurtz | Fox News Video Kurtz: Trump’s decisions are final – until they’re not ‘MediaBuzz’ host Howard Kurtz weighs in on President Trump’s process of making bold announcements on Twitter even though his staff might be unaware. Could this just be a shrewd […]

Loretta Lynch to talk Clinton tarmac meeting, James Comey in Monday interview

Loretta Lynch to talk Clinton tarmac meeting, James Comey in Monday interview. by Diana Stancy Correll · April 6, 2018 Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch will appear in an interview with “NBC Nightly News” host Lester Holt on Monday, where the two will discuss not only her controversial tarmac meeting with former President Bill Clinton in 2016, but also former […]

Secretive X-37B Military Space Plane Wings Past 200 Days in Orbit

Secretive X-37B Military Space Plane Wings Past 200 Days in Orbit. The U.S. Air Force’s X-37B space plane has winged past 200 days in orbit on its latest clandestine mission. That mission, known as Orbital Test Vehicle-5 (OTV-5), began Sept. 7, 2017, when the robotic spacecraft launched atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 booster from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in […]

Ted Kennedy: Lion or Jackal?

Ted Kennedy: Lion or Jackal?. by Dennis Lund · April 6, 2018 On April 6, Chappaquiddick, a movie detailing the events involving Senator Ted Kennedy on Martha’s Vineyard in July 1969, will be released. That incident demonstrated the depths to which the Kennedys were willing to go to salvage the political career of the last of the Kennedy sons. In […]

Why Does The Left Get A Pass On Anti-Semitism?

Why Does The Left Get A Pass On Anti-Semitism?. by David Harsanyi · April 6, 2018 This week, an assemblywoman from Brooklyn — the New York City borough with approximately 2.7 million people, not some far-flung hamlet in flyover country — went on an near-hour-long rant in which she accused Jews of conspiring to gentrify her district and steal her […]

Trade war fears escalate as Trump ups ante | TheHill

Trade war fears escalate as Trump ups ante | TheHill. by Niv Elis · April 6, 2018 Markets dropped precipitously on Friday amid fears of a growing trade war between the United States and China. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 700 points as White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders insisted years of Chinese policies were to […]

Brazil’s Lula defies prison order, creating standoff

Brazil's Lula defies prison order, creating standoff. Brazil’s former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva defied a judge’s order to turn himself in to police on Friday and start serving a 12-year prison sentence for bribery that would likely end his hopes of regaining the presidency. Lula remained holed up inside the headquarters of a steelworkers union in metropolitan Sao […]

Space war is coming — and the U.S. is not ready – POLITICO

Space war is coming — and the U.S. is not ready – POLITICO. by Bryan Bender · April 6, 2018 POLITICO Illustration/Getty and iStock photos War is coming to outer space, and the Pentagon warns it is not yet ready, following years of underinvesting while the military focused on a host of threats on Earth. Russia and China are years […]

Arizona, Texas send 400 troops to border after Trump’s call

Arizona, Texas send 400 troops to border after Trump's call. Arizona and Texas announced Friday that they would send 400 National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border by next week in response to President Donald Trump’s call for troops to fight drug trafficking and illegal immigration. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said about 150 Guard members would deploy next week. And […]

If the service is free, you’re the product

If the service is free, you’re the product. America, and possibly the rest of the world, is still reeling in shock at what is being called “worst breach of privacy in modern history.” Forget the old mundane stuff like swiping credit card numbers or bank account passwords. Now we’re learning that everything – and I mean everything – ever loaded […]

China Gets Trumped | The National Interest

China Gets Trumped | The National Interest. We’re in uncharted waters with China—a good place to be, considering the abysmal track record of past U.S. trade-related interactions with Beijing. Last month, President Trump made good on his campaign promise to get tough on China over trade disputes, after a long and exhaustive investigation by the U.S. trade representative into China’s […]

Federal Government Has Cut 21,000 Jobs Under Trump

Federal Government Has Cut 21,000 Jobs Under Trump. The federal government cut an additional 1,000 jobs in March, bringing the total number of federal government jobs eliminated since President Donald Trump took office to 21,000, according to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In December 2016, the month before Trump was inaugurated, the federal government employed 2,810,000. […]

Conservative Leaders, GOP Lawmakers Voice Support for Scott Pruitt

Conservative Leaders, GOP Lawmakers Voice Support for Scott Pruitt. by Rachel del Guidice · April 6, 2018 A growing number of conservative leaders and GOP lawmakers are voicing their support for Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt amid some calls for him to resign. The Conservative Action Project released a letter Friday with 113 signatures of conservative leaders calling on […]

Obama State Dept. and Soros Pushed Communist Agenda in Albania

Obama State Dept. and Soros Pushed Communist Agenda in Albania. The U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in 2016 sent $9 million in U.S. taxpayer funds to a Soros-backed group which used the money to fund far-left political activities in Albania, newly released documents show. Important Judicial Watch obtained docs revealing the Obama Admin […]

As Government Punts on Reform, Tech Revolutionizes HealthcareThe American Spectator

As Government Punts on Reform, Tech Revolutionizes HealthcareThe American Spectator. by Hunt Lawrence and Daniel J. Flynn · April 5, 2018 Recent headlines scream tech’s invasion of medical sector: “Alphabet’s bets on health tech are paying off as portfolio companies go public” (CNBC), “Can Amazon do to healthcare what it did to books?” (CNN), “Apple, in sign of healthcare ambitions, […]

Why the Federal Government Can’t Mandate an Ideal School Suspension Rate – Hit & Run : Reason.com

Why the Federal Government Can't Mandate an Ideal School Suspension Rate – Hit & Run : Reason.com. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is debating whether to rescind Obama-era instructions to discipline fewer minority students. Would she be right to do so? It’s complicated. Thanks to zero tolerance policies, many schools are too quick to suspend, expel, or arrest kids for less-than-perfect […]

‘Chappaquiddick’ is a long-overdue dismantling of the Kennedy myth

‘Chappaquiddick’ is a long-overdue dismantling of the Kennedy myth. by Maureen Callahan · April 5, 2018 Nearly 50 years after Senator Ted Kennedy left a young woman to die in a shallow pond — and America went on to reward him with a lifelong career in the U.S. Senate — we are finally beginning to reckon with the Kennedy myth. […]

What Is the FBI Hiding? – WSJ

What Is the FBI Hiding? – WSJ. By Kimberley A. Strassel April 5, 2018 7:25 p.m. ET 191 COMMENTS Bit by bit, congressional investigators have wrested important truths from a recalcitrant Federal Bureau of Investigation about its suspect 2016 election dealings. But there’s one secret the G-men jealously guard: how central that Steele dossier was from the start. House Intelligence […]

Trump is right: China’s a trade cheat – The Washington Post

Trump is right: China’s a trade cheat – The Washington Post. by Fareed Zakaria · April 5, 2018 Employees work inside an LCD factory in Wuhan, China. (China Daily Cdic/Reuters) Ever since the resignation of top advisers Gary Cohn and H.R. McMaster, it does seem as if the Trump White House has gotten more chaotic, if that is possible. But […]

Genetics Is Undercutting the Case for Racial Quotas – Michael Barone

Genetics Is Undercutting the Case for Racial Quotas – Michael Barone. “I am worried,” writes Harvard geneticist David Reich in The New York Times, “that well-meaning people who deny the possibility of substantial biological differences among human populations are digging themselves into an indefensible position, one that will not survive the onslaught of science.” Reich was responding to anticipated resistance […]

Bald Eagle Lands On Canadian Pitcher | The Daily Caller

Bald Eagle Lands On Canadian Pitcher | The Daily Caller. Canadian native and Seattle Mariners pitcher James Paxton was minding his own business during the national anthem before a game on Thursday when a symbol of raw power and patriotism landed right on him. We’re talking about a bald eagle and it was all caught on camera from start to […]

Nikki Haley: ‘The Iran Nuclear Deal Was Designed to Be Too Big to Fail’

Nikki Haley: 'The Iran Nuclear Deal Was Designed to Be Too Big to Fail'. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley slammed the Iran nuclear deal Thursday night by saying it was “designed to be too big to fail.” Haley gave a lecture called “Confronting Today’s Global Governance Challenges” to an audience at Duke University, and she said the […]

Pulse Nightclub Trial Debunks an Anti-Christian Narrative | National Review

Pulse Nightclub Trial Debunks an Anti-Christian Narrative | National Review. by David French · April 5, 2018 (Carlo Allegri/Reuters) Will the New York Times apologize for its unconscionable attacks? In the annals of American political narratives, few were worse and more malicious than the notion that a young Muslim jihadist decided to shoot up a gay nightclub in Orlando because […]

New details about basis for Andrew McCabe’s firing from FBI revealed | Fox News

New details about basis for Andrew McCabe's firing from FBI revealed | Fox News. by Catherine Herridge, Samuel Chamberlain | Fox News Video New details on Andrew McCabe’s firing Fox News has learned new details about the basis for the former FBI deputy director’s termination; chief intelligence correspondent Catherine Herridge reports from Washington. Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe was […]

‘Chappaquiddick’ helps expose liberal ‘lion’ Ted Kennedy’s true character

‘Chappaquiddick’ helps expose liberal 'lion' Ted Kennedy’s true character. by Philip Klein · April 6, 2018 In early September 2009, as then-President Barack Obama made his healthcare pitch to a joint session of Congress, he attempted to add emotional force to his speech by invoking the posthumous words of the recently deceased Sen. Ted Kennedy, D-Mass. In the weeks leading […]

GOP: ‘Nationalize’ the Midterms if You Want to Win

GOP: 'Nationalize' the Midterms if You Want to Win. by Gene Schwimmer · April 5, 2018 We’ve seen this movie before. In the 2006 midterm elections, then-Democratic Party chairman John Dean and Senate and House Democrats, desperate to win control from the Republicans, pressured convinced the extreme left of their party in the centrist and conservative states in the “red” […]

John Bolton’s Appointment Rattles Muslim Brotherhood Echo Chamber

John Bolton’s Appointment Rattles Muslim Brotherhood Echo Chamber. by Ben Weingarten · April 5, 2018 The attacks on former ambassador John Bolton following his appointment as National Security Advisor (NSA) have inadvertently served as some of his strongest endorsements. First there were the hysterical cries of “neocon warmonger!” This would come as news to the NSA-designate, who was never a […]

Trump says he has confidence in Pruitt | TheHill

Trump says he has confidence in Pruitt | TheHill. by Jordan Fabian · April 5, 2018 President Trump said Thursday he has confidence in embattled Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt. “I do,” Trump said when asked before boarding Air Force One. Later Thursday, while flying back from a West Virginia trip to talk about the GOP’s tax bill, […]

Trump Takes Light Jabs at Manchin Despite Senator’s Vulnerability

Trump Takes Light Jabs at Manchin Despite Senator’s Vulnerability. by John T. Bennett · April 5, 2018 Sen. Joe Manchin III received only a light verbal flogging Thursday from Donald Trump. Instead, the president delivered freewheeling remarks in West Virginia on a wide range of issues. The president traveled to the Mountain State for the fourth time since he took […]

Trump proposes $100 billion in new tariffs on Chinese goods

Trump proposes $100 billion in new tariffs on Chinese goods. President Donald Trump instructed the U.S. trade representative to consider slapping an additional $100 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods on Thursday in a dramatic escalation of the trade dispute between the two countries. Trump’s surprise move came a day after Beijing announced plans to tax $50 billion in American […]

‘Political correctness’ led to London murders overtaking NYC

‘Political correctness’ led to London murders overtaking NYC. Political correctness has directly led to London overtaking New York City in murders over the past two months, contends British politician Nigel Farage, who advocates bringing back a policy of “stop and search.” “The problem is that many of the areas in which these crimes are happening are areas with very high […]

China Gets Trumped | The National Interest

China Gets Trumped | The National Interest. by Christian Whiton · April 5, 2018 We’re in uncharted waters with China—a good place to be, considering the abysmal track record of past U.S. trade-related interactions with Beijing. Last month, President Trump made good on his campaign promise to get tough on China over trade disputes, after a long and exhaustive investigation […]

50,308 Stopped at Mexican Border Last Month, Up 203% From March ’17

50,308 Stopped at Mexican Border Last Month, Up 203% From March '17. More than fifty thousand people — 50,308 — were either apprehended or deemed inadmissible at the Southwest border last month, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said on Wednesday. It’s the highest monthly total of the Trump presidency. The 50,308 apprehended/inadmissibles in March is a 37 percent increase from […]

Free-Range Parenting Makes for Responsible Kids. We Shouldn’t Penalize It.

Free-Range Parenting Makes for Responsible Kids. We Shouldn't Penalize It.. by Sen. Mike Lee · April 5, 2018 It’s a scene as American as apple pie. Neighborhood children are playing together at a park. Then, as the sun starts to fade and their stomachs start to rumble, the children scatter and begin the journey back to their various homes for […]

Strzok and Page Texts Show FBI, DOJ RUSH to Obtain FISA Warrant

Strzok and Page Texts Show FBI, DOJ RUSH to Obtain FISA Warrant. Congressional investigators have uncovered text messages between FBI lovebirds Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, revealing that the bureau may have improperly coordinated with Department of Justice officials in an effort to rush the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrant on former Trump campaign volunteer Carter Page, investigative journalist Sara […]

Why the FBI Is Dodging NunesThe American Spectator

Why the FBI Is Dodging NunesThe American Spectator. by George Neumayr · April 6, 2018 The left used to get very worked up about the CIA’s interference in foreign elections. Liberals would quote solemnly the work of Philip Agee, a CIA turncoat who wrote articles and books about the agency’s manipulation of this or that foreign election. But these days […]

Trump To Illegal Immigrant ‘Caravan’: No, You Aren’t Citizens And, No, U.S. Border Is Not ‘Open’ | Investor’s Business Daily

Trump To Illegal Immigrant 'Caravan': No, You Aren't Citizens And, No, U.S. Border Is Not 'Open' | Investor's Business Daily. Another day, another manufactured crisis. In this one, a “caravan” of 1,200 people from Central America (mainly Honduras) are making their way up through Guatemala and Mexico to the U.S. border. Once there, they plan to “demand” amnesty. If the […]

An Emerging Arab-Israeli Thaw | The National Interest

An Emerging Arab-Israeli Thaw | The National Interest. by James S. Robbins · April 3, 2018 A tectonic shift is taking place in Middle East politics. We may be on the verge of seeing a historic normalization of relations between Israel and several major Arab states. And it is all thanks to Iran. On March 13, representatives from Saudi Arabia, […]

Democrats, get set to lose your ‘collusion’ delusions | New York Post

Democrats, get set to lose your ‘collusion’ delusions | New York Post. by David Harsanyi · April 4, 2018 What happens if President Trump is innocent? The Washington Post recently reported that special counsel Robert Mueller has informed Trump’s attorneys that the president isn’t considered a target of a criminal investigation. If, after more than a year, a team of […]

Russia Investigators Curious Of Brennan | The Daily Caller

Russia Investigators Curious Of Brennan | The Daily Caller. by Chuck Ross · April 4, 2018 Brennan played a ‘prominent role’ in Russia probe. He briefed Harry Reid about Trump associates’ contacts with Russians. Reid believed that Brennan had an ‘ulterior motive.’ A book published in March offered a startling but little-noticed revelation about former CIA Director John Brennan. According […]

Trump Officials Outline Plan to Send Military to the Border

Trump Officials Outline Plan to Send Military to the Border. The Trump administration provided a rough outline of a plan to deploy National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to help border agents confront a rise in illegal immigrant crossings from Central America until Congress takes steps to curb them. National Guard troops will operate in supportive roles focused on […]

Nicholas Kristof New York Times Gun Policy Fight | National Review

Nicholas Kristof New York Times Gun Policy Fight | National Review. by David French · April 4, 2018 New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof. (CBS via YouTube) If you can’t win an argument even when you stack the deck in your favor . . . Yesterday, the New York Times’ Nick Kristof posted a column that purported to tell his […]

Mexico starts giving caravan migrants transit visas

Mexico starts giving caravan migrants transit visas. The Mexican government began handing out transit or humanitarian visas to people in a caravan of Central American migrants, and said the procession of 1,000 or so migrants that drew criticism from President Donald Trump had begun to disperse. Some migrants who awoke at the camp Wednesday said they would try their luck […]

Scott Pruitt Is Trump’s Biggest Asset, So The Left Wants Him Gone

Scott Pruitt Is Trump's Biggest Asset, So The Left Wants Him Gone. by Mollie Hemingway · April 4, 2018 After Donald Trump, the individual in DC with the biggest target on his back is Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt. When he was attorney general of Oklahoma, he sued the EPA more than a dozen times to get the powerful […]

A year in, Trump’s pick makes waves at high court | TheHill

A year in, Trump’s pick makes waves at high court | TheHill. The Supreme Court’s newest justice is reveling in his role, diving into arguments with gusto and so far fulfilling the expectation that he would be a rock-ribbed conservative in the mold of his predecessor, the late Antonin Scalia. In doing so, he’s shaken up the dynamics of the […]

Kudlow: GOP Will ‘Come Out Ahead’ in Midterms Despite Trade War Worries

Kudlow: GOP Will ‘Come Out Ahead’ in Midterms Despite Trade War Worries. by John T. Bennett · April 4, 2018 Republican candidates will likely not be hindered by the tariff tit for tat between Donald Trump and China that some warn could start a global trade war as long as the U.S. economy remains strong, the president’s new chief economic […]

U.S. plans to sanction Russian oligarchs this week: sources

U.S. plans to sanction Russian oligarchs this week: sources. The United States plans to sanction Russian oligarchs this week under a law targeting Moscow for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, in potentially the most aggressive move so far against the country’s business elite. A woman pushes a pram near the Kremlin […]

Trump activates plan to deploy National Guard to Mexico border – POLITICO

Trump activates plan to deploy National Guard to Mexico border – POLITICO. by Cristiano Lima · April 4, 2018 President Donald Trump has directed officials to deploy the National Guard to the southern U.S. border as part of a push to curb illegal immigration, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen said Wednesday. Nielsen told reporters during a White House press […]

John Kelly to Scott Pruitt: The Scandals Need to Stop

John Kelly to Scott Pruitt: The Scandals Need to Stop. by Asawin Suebsaeng · April 4, 2018 A less-than-cordial phone call between the two underscores the rising tension within Trumpland over the EPA chief’s stumbles. Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast The day after Scott Pruitt was called by President Donald Trump, who reportedly told him to “keep your […]

YouTube shooter ‘hated’ video company

YouTube shooter ‘hated’ video company. The suspect in the shooting at YouTube’s headquarters Tuesday has been identified as an Iranian-born woman who, according to her family, had a vendetta against the Internet giant because it stopped paying her for videos she posted on the platform. Nasim Aghdam posted this photo of herself on her website Nasim Aghdam, 39, who is […]

An Interview with Retired Russian General Evgeny Buzhinsky | The National Interest

An Interview with Retired Russian General Evgeny Buzhinsky | The National Interest. Paul Saunders, associate publisher of the National Interest, interviewed retired Russian general Evgeny Buzhinsky. Buzhinsky retired from the Russian Armed Forces in 2009 as a lieutenant general. Paul Saunders: You said recently that the confrontation between the United Kingdom and Russia over the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and […]

Judicial Watch: Obama Admin Spent $9 Million Colluding With Soros Groups in Albania

Judicial Watch: Obama Admin Spent $9 Million Colluding With Soros Groups in Albania. Documents obtained by Judicial Watch from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) show that, under the Obama administration, the agency gave $9 million to the “Justice for All”campaign, which is overseen by left-wing billionaire George Soros’ “East-West Management Institute.” The money was used “to fund left-wing […]

Why Ben Shapiro Thinks the Media Will Ignore YouTube Shooting

Why Ben Shapiro Thinks the Media Will Ignore YouTube Shooting. by Kyle Perisic · April 4, 2018 Many in the media will ignore the Tuesday shooting at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, because the facts of the situation don’t support their narrative, conservative commentator Ben Shapiro says. “Since this person is a weird person with a mental illness and […]

ISIS Faithful Asked to Renew Loyalty Pledge to al-Baghdadi

ISIS Faithful Asked to Renew Loyalty Pledge to al-Baghdadi. · by Bridget Johnson · February 16, 2018 ISIS supporters are urging fellow adherents to recommit and re-pledge their loyalty to self-proclaimed caliph Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a broad social media campaign. One posting of the “renewal of the Bay’ah” oath was signed by “your brothers in Halummu,” an ISIS Telegram […]

Marching Orders for Trump’s New VA Secretary – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator

Marching Orders for Trump’s New VA Secretary – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator. by Betsy McCaughey · April 4, 2018 Since President Trump ousted Veterans Administration Secretary David Shulkin, the question reverberating in Washington is whether Trump’s new pick, Admiral Ronny Jackson, is capable of heading a department with 360,000 employees and 9 million vets under its care. Senate Democrats […]

Nancy Pelosi’s unpopularity with House Democratic challengers threatens midterm hopes

Nancy Pelosi's unpopularity with House Democratic challengers threatens midterm hopes. Connor Lamb was just the beginning. In the wake of Lamb’s upset victory in the Pennsylvania special election earlier in March, a slew of House Democratic challengers are refusing to say that they will vote for Rep. Nancy Pelosi for House Speaker if they are elected to Congress. NBC’s Alex […]

Byron York: On the Trump-Russia investigation and the rule of law

Byron York: On the Trump-Russia investigation and the rule of law. This week I took part in a debate on the question “Does the Russia investigation endanger the rule of law?” I said yes, and here is why: First, a caveat: If “endanger the rule of law” means “destroys our legal order and threatens our democracy,” then no, I don’t […]

Martin Luther King: ‘We Can’t Keep On Blaming the White Man’ – WSJ

Martin Luther King: ‘We Can’t Keep On Blaming the White Man’ – WSJ. By Jason L. Riley April 3, 2018 5:56 p.m. ET 201 COMMENTS After Martin Luther King Jr. was shot dead 50 years ago as he stood on the balcony of a motel in Memphis, Tenn., riots broke out in more than 100 cities. There were also reports […]

Dems Waived Background Checks On IT Aides | The Daily Caller

Dems Waived Background Checks On IT Aides | The Daily Caller. by Luke Rosiak · April 1, 2018 Every one of the 44 House Democrats who hired Pakistan-born IT aides who later allegedly made “unauthorized access” to congressional data appears to have chosen to exempt them from background checks, according to congressional documents. Background check diagram from House Policy 16 […]

New York Times Reportedly In ‘Civil War’ With It’s Own ‘Woke’ Millennial Reporters

New York Times Reportedly In 'Civil War' With It's Own 'Woke' Millennial Reporters. Employees at The New York Times are reportedly in a simmering generational “civil war,” debating whether or not the newspaper should abandon longstanding journalistic norms in the age of Trump. “I’ve been feeling a lot lately like the newsroom is split into roughly the old-guard category, and […]

Census Citizenship Question Is Entirely Reasonable | National Review

Census Citizenship Question Is Entirely Reasonable | National Review. Last week, the Department of Commerce, which oversees the Census Bureau, announced that the 2020 census will ask respondents whether they are citizens of the United States. In response to what should be an unremarkable item of news, some on the Left have — of course — forecast a parade of […]

Byron York: On the Trump-Russia investigation and the rule of law

Byron York: On the Trump-Russia investigation and the rule of law. This week I took part in a debate on the question “Does the Russia investigation endanger the rule of law?” I said yes, and here is why: First, a caveat: If “endanger the rule of law” means “destroys our legal order and threatens our democracy,” then no, I don’t […]

Galaxy-hunting tech used to stop poachers hunting endangered animals 

Galaxy-hunting tech used to stop poachers hunting endangered animals . by Sarah Knapton, Science Editor · April 3, 2018 Star-hunting technology designed to pick out galaxies in the night sky is being repurposed to spot poachers who are threatening the world’s most endangered animals. The Royal Astronomical Society has teamed up with ecologists at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) to conduct […]

What Should We Call Secular Ideologies like Marxism and Social Justice?

What Should We Call Secular Ideologies like Marxism and Social Justice?. by Christopher Chantrill · April 3, 2018 As we celebrated Easter, the season when the Christians celebrate the Son of God who rose from the dead, there remained a big question for our age. What do we call the secular movements that are such a feature of our age? […]

CNN Fawning Over JFK’s Philandering Shows Stormy Daniels Is Irrelevant

CNN Fawning Over JFK’s Philandering Shows Stormy Daniels Is Irrelevant. by David Marcus · April 3, 2018 CNN has come under fire for a tweet promoting its documentary series about the Kennedys that describes John F. Kennedy as having a “legendary love life.” Almost immediately after the social media posting, critics noted this is the same network that routinely hyperventilates […]

Paul Ryan’s Broad Strokes on Poverty

Paul Ryan’s Broad Strokes on Poverty. by Lindsey McPherson · April 3, 2018 Capping a visit to North Texas, Speaker Paul D. Ryan on Tuesday returned to a favored topic — federal anti-poverty programs — during a visit to Catholic Charities Fort Worth. Coming off his appearance Monday before Southwest Airlines employees to tout the Republican economic philosophy, particularly tax […]

Tesla says no need for capital raise as Model 3 output rises

Tesla says no need for capital raise as Model 3 output rises. Tesla Inc sought to squash any speculation it might need to raise more capital this year on Tuesday, driving the company’s battered shares higher as it announced it built 2,020 of its cheaper Model 3 sedans in the last seven days. Tesla shares jumped as much as 6.9 […]

Air Force sued over flag-folding assault as airman mentions God

Air Force sued over flag-folding assault as airman mentions God. Charles Roberson was retiring from the U.S. Air Force and asked a friend, Oscar Rodriguez Jr., to say a few words at his ceremony about the meaning of the folding of the flag, a tradition at such events. When Rodriguez, a retired Air Force master sergeant, stood up to speak, […]

Trump Must Crack Down on China’s Dangerous Business Practices | The National Interest

Trump Must Crack Down on China's Dangerous Business Practices | The National Interest. by Richard Lawless · April 3, 2018 The China-specific trade and investment policies announced by the Trump administration—both tariffs on incoming goods and services and stipulations on Chinese foreign direct investments—will predictably elicit concerns that the measures will damage U.S. companies doing business in and with China. […]

EPA Administrator: Obama’s Emissions Standards Forced Automakers to Make Cars People Won’t Buy

EPA Administrator: Obama’s Emissions Standards Forced Automakers to Make Cars People Won’t Buy. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt said the Obama administration’s focus was on forcing car manufacturers to make cars that people won’t buy when the focus should have been on making cars that people actually buy more efficient. Pruitt said the emissions standards for cars and light […]

EPA Revision of Obama-Era Fuel Standards Will Make New Cars More Affordable

EPA Revision of Obama-Era Fuel Standards Will Make New Cars More Affordable. by Nicolas Loris · April 3, 2018 In a victory for American families and consumer choice, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has announced the agency will be revising aggressive fuel economy standards set in place by the Obama administration. Working with the Department of Transportation’s National Highway […]

Saudi Crown Prince Acknowledges Israel’s Right to Exist | Trending

Saudi Crown Prince Acknowledges Israel's Right to Exist | Trending. by Tom Knighton · February 16, 2018 Mohammed bin Salman, the crown prince of oil-rich Saudi Arabia, has been rapidly instituting big changes to one of the world’s most repressive countries. He’s still acting dictatorially, but change that could affect the whole region is occurring. He just said this to […]

Globalism in Trade Is No Vice – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator

Globalism in Trade Is No Vice – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator. by Brandon Crocker · April 3, 2018 When commenting on Gary Cohn’s resignation as his chief economic advisor, President Trump said that Cohn was a great guy, but a “globalist.” So what is a “globalist”? Among Trump and many of his supporters, it seems to be disparaging shorthand […]

Republicans, remain calm about the 2018 midterms

Republicans, remain calm about the 2018 midterms. by Guy Short · April 3, 2018 In case you haven’t noticed, Democrats and their cohorts in the anti-Trump media are giddy about 2018. After Conor Lamb’s victory in Pennsylvania’s recent special election, Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairman Jack Hanna proclaimed: “Let it be known that the blue wave of 2018 began in Pennsylvania […]

A ‘people without borders’ is a people without democracy

A 'people without borders' is a people without democracy. by Washington Examiner · April 3, 2018 About 1,100 Central Americans are marching toward the U.S.-Mexico border. Word from this “caravan,” organized by a group called Pueblo Sin Fronteras, or Peoples Without Borders, is that these migrants plan to turn themselves over to U.S. immigration officers and apply for asylum. It’s […]

The Art of the Trump Trade Deal – Stephen Moore

The Art of the Trump Trade Deal – Stephen Moore. Is it possible that Donald Trump is winning on trade? Last week, Trump apparently delivered two underappreciated victories as a result of his threat of stiff tariffs and renegotiated trade deals. First, Seoul has agreed to reduce long-standing non-tariff trade barriers that have reduced American exports to Korea. Though the […]

Sanders Reads Easter Book, Critics Attack | The Daily Caller

Sanders Reads Easter Book, Critics Attack | The Daily Caller. by Virginia Kruta · April 2, 2018 White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders read the story of Jesus’ resurrection at the White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday morning, and a few critics were quick to attack her demeanor. Mashable’s Marcus Gilmer called Sanders “apathetic.” If you ever wanted […]

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman: Israel Has a Right to Exist

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman: Israel Has a Right to Exist. Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has done something unprecedented among Arab leaders: affirm Israel’s right to exist. Salman said the Jewish state had the right to exist in an interview with the Atlantic, and the magazine reports that American peace negotiator Dennis Ross considers this is […]

Scientology & Nation of Islam: Troubling Connections | National Review

Scientology & Nation of Islam: Troubling Connections | National Review. Farrakahn receives a commission for each of his followers who undergoes a Scientology ‘auditing.’ Scientology is commonly known as the religion of the stars. Its reach inside Hollywood is deep, and celebrity recruitment is a huge component of the group’s marketing strategy. It sounds strange to describe the proselytizing efforts […]

Facebook Data Scandal Has Left Zuckerberg Isolated in Tech – Bloomberg

Facebook Data Scandal Has Left Zuckerberg Isolated in Tech – Bloomberg. by Nico Grant More stories by Nico Grant Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg has found himself with few defenders in the technology industry. Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook, Tesla Inc.’s Elon Musk and Salesforce.com Inc.’s Marc Benioff have criticized the social media network in the wake of […]

Hamas Seeks the Elimination of the State of Israel

Hamas Seeks the Elimination of the State of Israel. by Michael Curtis · April 2, 2018 On March 30, 2018 Hamas called on Gazans to demonstrate in a “March to Return.” Palestinian protestors, variously estimated but probably 30,000, massed along the Israeli border, burning tires, throwing stones and fire bombs at Israeli soldiers. Those soldiers respond with live fire and […]

Trump admin says Obama EPA car rules should be eased | TheHill

Trump admin says Obama EPA car rules should be eased | TheHill. by Timothy Cama · April 2, 2018 The Obama administration’s global warming rules for cars for the coming years are too strict and should be relaxed, the Trump administration declared Monday, siding with automakers. The widely expected declaration by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) head Scott Pruitt matches up […]

Trump, Abe to Huddle Ahead of Possible U.S.-North Korea Talks

Trump, Abe to Huddle Ahead of Possible U.S.-North Korea Talks. by John T. Bennett · April 2, 2018 Donald Trump will host Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe at his South Florida resort later this month ahead of the U.S. president’s planned talks with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. The White House announced the summit, set for April 17-18 at his […]

Migrant caravan heading to U.S. border puts Mexico in tough spot with Trump

Migrant caravan heading to U.S. border puts Mexico in tough spot with Trump. In some of the Mexican towns playing host to a “caravan” of more than 1,200 Central American migrants heading to the U.S. border, the welcome mat has been rolled out despite President Donald Trump’s call for Mexican authorities to stop them. Mexico’s Interior Minister Alfonso Navarrete Prida […]

Trump draws blood in feud with Amazon, The Post – POLITICO

Trump draws blood in feud with Amazon, The Post – POLITICO. In a proxy war against the owner of The Washington Post, the president’s threats cause Amazon shares to plunge. President Donald Trump’s threats to raise postal rates on the tech giant Amazon — which many consider his proxy war against the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post — cost the company […]

D’oh! Hillary caught ‘making up’ facts about 2016 loss

D’oh! Hillary caught ‘making up’ facts about 2016 loss. Hillary Clinton suggests two U.S. Supreme Court decisions contributed to her loss in the 2016 presidential race, but an election-law expert says there is no merit to the former Democratic Party nominee’s allegations and believes she is “still operating in fantasy land.” In a Thursday appearance at Rutgers University, Clinton said […]

U.S. Arrests 99 MS-13 Gangsters Who Entered as ‘Unaccompanied Minors’

U.S. Arrests 99 MS-13 Gangsters Who Entered as ‘Unaccompanied Minors’. Ninety-nine confirmed MS-13 gang members arrested over the last eleven months as the result of a joint operation conducted by the federal Department of Homeland Security and local New York law enforcement agencies came across the border into the United States as “unaccompanied minors,” according to U.S. Immigration and Customs […]

This Incident Shows How Heeding Warning Signs of a School Shooter Works Better Than Gun Control

This Incident Shows How Heeding Warning Signs of a School Shooter Works Better Than Gun Control. All of the glaring red flags surrounding the Parkland shooter were ignored. Authorities failed to connect the dots through years of bad behavior, incidents on and off campus, as well as reports from concerned citizens that the shooter was displaying worrisome behavior. According to […]

Google Won’t Commemorate Christian Holiday of Easter in a Doodle, But Has a Website Dedicated to Muslim Festival Ramadan

Google Won’t Commemorate Christian Holiday of Easter in a Doodle, But Has a Website Dedicated to Muslim Festival Ramadan. For the 18th year in a row, Google refused to honor the Christian holiday of Easter with a celebratory “doodle” on its website, despite commemorating similar Hindu and Jewish festivals and dedicating an entire page to the Muslim festival of Ramadan. […]

Apple Wants Washington to Fix Facebook – Reason.com

Apple Wants Washington to Fix Facebook – Reason.com. by Ira Stoll · April 2, 2018 Apple CEO Tim Cook has “doubled down” on his call for increased government regulation of Facebook, Recode reports, teasing an interview with Cook that will air Friday April 6 on MSNBC. Cook had already publicly called for a government crackdown on Facebook once before, telling […]

Why the Post Office Gives Amazon Special Delivery – WSJ

Why the Post Office Gives Amazon Special Delivery – WSJ. In my neighborhood, I frequently walk past “shop local” signs in the windows of struggling stores. Yet I don’t feel guilty ordering most of my family’s household goods on Amazon. In a world of fair competition, there will be winners and losers. But when a mail truck pulls up filled […]

Social media firms like Facebook want us addicted to popularity & status

Social media firms like Facebook want us addicted to popularity & status. by Glenn Harlan Reynolds, Opinion columnist Facebook and social media are exploiting our evolutionary need for approval. That’s one reason the Internet and WiFi aren’t making us smarter. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Menlo Park, Calif., in 2013. (Photo: Marcio Jose Sanchez, AP) A rather profound tweet by […]

How to Meet the Strategic Challenge Posed by China – Imprimis

How to Meet the Strategic Challenge Posed by China – Imprimis. The following is adapted from a speech delivered on February 21, 2018, in Bonita Springs, Florida, at a Hillsdale College National Leadership Seminar. China poses a formidable strategic challenge to America, but we should keep in mind that it is in large part motivated by insecurity and fear. America […]

Republicans beware: Union workers are often your margin of victory

Republicans beware: Union workers are often your margin of victory. by Michael P. Balzano · March 30, 2018 Republican candidates often praise former President Ronald Reagan for his ability to win the support of union workers. However, few of these candidates ever attempt to emulate Reagan’s approach to such workers. Once a Democrat himself and president of a union, the […]

John Bolton Is Good for the U.S. and Bad for Iran – Adam Ereli

John Bolton Is Good for the U.S. and Bad for Iran – Adam Ereli. Judging by the rhetoric coming out of Tehran, John Bolton’s appointment as America’s National Security Advisor is the worst thing that ever happened. The Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council labeled Bolton’s appointment “a matter of shame.” The Chairman of the Iranian Parliament’s Committee on […]

Putin Tests the West

Putin Tests the West. An uptick in tense U.S.-Russia relations saw Moscow expel 60 diplomats from Russia Thursday as retaliation for the United States ordering the removal of 60 Russian officials Monday. At least 27 nations have expelled Russian diplomats as well, thus standing in solidarity with the United Kingdom where a nerve gas poisoning nearly claimed the life of […]

Paid Family Leave: An Expensive Entitlement America Can Do Without | National Review

Paid Family Leave: An Expensive Entitlement America Can Do Without | National Review. by George Will · April 1, 2018 (Olegunnar/Dreamstime) Another fiscally ruinous entitlement is the last thing America needs. The recent bipartisan budget agreement, which indicates that ten-digit deficits are acceptable to both parties even when the economy is robust, indicates government’s future. So does government’s pregnancy, which […]

This Easter, go to church. Then go back

This Easter, go to church. Then go back. by Washington Examiner · April 1, 2018 It may take a miracle to find parking at church this week. Alongside devout church ladies and families that come most every Sunday will be an army of Easter Christians. While some regulars roll their eyes at these Johnny-come-annually congregants, most Christians welcome them, and […]

Want to Make Trump Even More Popular? Keep Attacking Him

Want to Make Trump Even More Popular? Keep Attacking Him. by Brian C. Joondeph · April 1, 2018 Trump Derangement Syndrome has become a full-fledged disease, now an epidemic in liberal enclaves along the east and west coasts. Perhaps the medical establishment could create an ICD-10 code, adding to the growing number of currently recognized diseases. There is already an […]

China to slap tariffs on 128 U.S. goods – POLITICO

China to slap tariffs on 128 U.S. goods – POLITICO. by Megan Cassella · April 1, 2018 Beijing argued in the statement Sunday that it would be imposing the duties “in order to safeguard China’s interests,” after President Donald Trump approved tariffs. | Getty China is moving forward with its plan to counter President Donald Trump’s new tariffs on steel […]

Japan Hopes to Win Freedom of Citizens Kidnapped by North Korea | The National Interest

Japan Hopes to Win Freedom of Citizens Kidnapped by North Korea | The National Interest. by John Wright · April 1, 2018 If one strolls through the halls of security-minded government ministries in Japan, like most government buildings in the developed world, bulletin boards and stairwells can be found dotted with posters and signs advocating good workplace conduct, telephone hotlines […]

Citing Tax Cuts, McDonald’s Serves Up Tuition Benefits for Employees

Citing Tax Cuts, McDonald’s Serves Up Tuition Benefits for Employees. Fast-food icon McDonald’s will supersize its 3-year-old education benefits program for hundreds of thousands of employees. McDonald’s Corp. will allocate $150 million over five years to its global Archways to Opportunity education program, tripling tits reach, the restaurant giant announced Thursday. “This investment will provide almost 400,000 U.S. restaurant employees […]

In France, ‘Diversity’ Claims Two More Innocent Lives | Unexamined Premises

In France, 'Diversity' Claims Two More Innocent Lives | Unexamined Premises. by Michael Walsh · February 16, 2018 The peculiar genius of the cultural-Marxist Left is to use the conscience, the good intentions, and the noble institutions of the West against it, including European guilt over the Holocaust and simple Christian charity. In this they follow slavishly Saul Alinsky’s Rule […]

California Commits Massive Medicaid Fraud – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator

California Commits Massive Medicaid Fraud – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator. by David Catron · April 2, 2018 California is indeed the Golden State where Medicaid is concerned. The HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) has found that, by exploiting Obamacare’s expansion of the program, California has enrolled hundreds of thousands of ineligible adults in Medicaid. Consequently, the state has […]

The Easter Effect and How It Changed the World – WSJ

The Easter Effect and How It Changed the World – WSJ. The first Christians were baffled by what they called ‘the Resurrection.’ Their struggle to understand it brought about astonishing success for their faith ‘Resurrection of Christ’ by Sodoma (Giovanni Antonio Bazzi). ‘Resurrection of Christ’ by Sodoma (Giovanni Antonio Bazzi). PHOTO: BRIDGEMAN IMAGES By George Weigel March 30, 2018 10:05 […]

Trump, Democrats Create Logjam in Confirmation of Diplomats – Debra J. Saunders

Trump, Democrats Create Logjam in Confirmation of Diplomats – Debra J. Saunders. What if they had negotiations to prevent a war and nobody came? That’s the prospect staring down at President Donald Trump who says he wants to remake U.S. foreign policy, but doesn’t have a fully staffed army of diplomats and national security figures to lead the charge. Trump […]

Palestinian Government Still Paying Terrorists With U.S. Taxpayer Funds, Defying U.S. Law

Palestinian Government Still Paying Terrorists With U.S. Taxpayer Funds, Defying U.S. Law. The Palestinian Authority is continuing to pay out salaries to convicted terrorists using funds provided by the American taxpayer, a policy that defies a recent U.S. law mandating the PA stop these subsidies or face a cutoff in U.S. aid dollars, according to U.S. and Israeli lawmakers who […]

Mueller & Gates’ Plea Deal: Response to Orin Kerr | National Review

Mueller & Gates' Plea Deal: Response to Orin Kerr | National Review. by Andrew C. McCarthy · March 31, 2018 Robert Mueller in 2011 (Eric Thayer/Reuters) A response to Orin Kerr Orin Kerr is an insightful legal analyst, so when we are in disagreement I take his criticism seriously. Respectfully, however, his Lawfare critique of a recent column in which […]

A crash course on the Chinese space station hurtling towards Earth

A crash course on the Chinese space station hurtling towards Earth. An out-of-control Chinese space station, the Tiangong-1, is on a collision course with Earth, and could make impact as soon as Sunday evening. But don’t worry, the chances of space junk landing on your head are slim. According to the latest forecast by the Aerospace Corporation, which is tracking […]

Israel Says Firing on Palestinian Protesters Was Justified – WSJ

Israel Says Firing on Palestinian Protesters Was Justified – WSJ. By Rory Jones in Tel Aviv and Abu Bakr Bashir in Gaza City March 31, 2018 11:01 a.m. ET 489 COMMENTS Israel’s military on Saturday defended soldiers who fired on Gazan protesters and said it was ready to respond with force again as demonstrations continued, raising prospects of a fresh […]

Britain and Russia lock horns as Moscow cuts UK diplomats

Britain and Russia lock horns as Moscow cuts UK diplomats. Moscow has told Britain it must cut just over 50 more of its diplomatic and technical staff in Russia as a standoff deepened over the poisoning of a Russian former spy and his daughter in England, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: British Ambassador to Russia Laurie […]

Italy On High Alert: Officials Warn of Flood of Terrorists Across the Sea

Italy On High Alert: Officials Warn of Flood of Terrorists Across the Sea. by Barbie Latza Nadeau · March 30, 2018 There was a 200 percent increase in Tunisians attempting to get to Italy by sea last year. Many of them are coming to carry out attacks in Europe, authorities say. MOHAMED KHALIL/Getty ROME—When Anis Amri, the perpetrator of the […]

Republicans pushed to deal death blow to Obamacare

Republicans pushed to deal death blow to Obamacare. Reports of Republicans giving up on repealing and replacing Obamacare are greatly exaggerated, according to Galen Institute President Grace-Marie Turner, who is not only confident the GOP will address the issue again this year but is part of the team trying to make it happen. Republicans have achieved a few wins on […]

Break and Remake the U.S. Navy Surface Fleet | The National Interest

Break and Remake the U.S. Navy Surface Fleet | The National Interest. by James Holmes · March 31, 2018 So Adm. Phil Davidson, the commander of U.S. Fleet Forces Command, has come out in favor of longer, more rigorous training before aspiring surface warfare officers step aboard their first ships. Good, and not a moment too soon. But let’s ask […]

Small-Business Leaders Bullish on America | Trending

Small-Business Leaders Bullish on America | Trending. At least one group of Americans isn’t fazed by the constant ups and downs of Washington and Wall Street: Follow the volatile ups and downs of the stock market or President Trump’s Twitter feed too closely and you’re bound to think the economy is booming one minute and heading for collapse amid a […]

Federal Court Delivers the Coup de Gras to Contraception Mandate – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator

Federal Court Delivers the Coup de Gras to Contraception Mandate – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator. by David Catron · March 30, 2018 Most Americans probably believed that the notorious HHS contraception mandate had been effectively nullified after the Supreme Court ruled against the Obama administration in Hobby Lobby v. Burwell and Zubik v. Burwell. But deep state holdovers at […]

The Stunning Statistical Fraud Behind The Global Warming Scare | Investor’s Business Daily

The Stunning Statistical Fraud Behind The Global Warming Scare | Investor's Business Daily. by Investor’s Business Daily · March 29, 2018 Global Warming: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration may have a boring name, but it has a very important job: It measures U.S. temperatures. Unfortunately, it seems to be a captive of the global warming religion. Its data are […]

China’s intellectual property thieves find a dangerous foe in Trump

China's intellectual property thieves find a dangerous foe in Trump. by Michael Wessel and Jim Talent, Opinion contributors The Chinese regime has repeatedly violated international trade laws and norms, and the U.S. and its allies have allowed them to go on for too long. President Trump signs a memorandum imposing tariffs on China on March 22, 2018. (Photo: Evan Vucci, […]

Why Trump and the GOP are gaining (Opinion) – CNN

Why Trump and the GOP are gaining (Opinion) – CNN. Scott Jennings, a CNN contributor, is a former special assistant to President George W. Bush and former campaign adviser to Sen. Mitch McConnell. He is a partner at RunSwitch Public Relations in Louisville, Kentucky. Follow him on Twitter @ScottJenningsKY. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. (CNN)New polling […]

First Investigate, then Dismantle, the FBI | Roger L. Simon

First Investigate, then Dismantle, the FBI | Roger L. Simon. by Roger L Simon · February 16, 2018 Some on the right were disappointed that Attorney General Jeff Sessions wrote Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, and House Oversight Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy there would be no special counsel for now in the Hillary Clinton […]

Why the regular business leaders are bullish on the US economy | New York Post

Why the regular business leaders are bullish on the US economy | New York Post. by Charles Gasparino · March 30, 2018 Follow the volatile ups and downs of the stock market or President Trump’s Twitter feed too closely and you’re bound to think the economy is booming one minute and heading for collapse amid a global trade war the […]

Andrew McCabe Disputes Lying To Comey | The Daily Caller

Andrew McCabe Disputes Lying To Comey | The Daily Caller. by Chuck Ross · March 30, 2018 Andrew McCabe’s lawyer is disputing allegations the former FBI deputy director misled his old boss, Jim Comey, about leaks to the media. McCabe has October 2016 emails showing he and Comey were in communication regarding interactions with a Wall Street Journal reporter working […]

Putin Tests the West

Putin Tests the West. An uptick in tense U.S.-Russia relations saw Moscow expel 60 diplomats from Russia Thursday as retaliation for the United States ordering the removal of 60 Russian officials Monday. At least 27 nations have expelled Russian diplomats as well, thus standing in solidarity with the United Kingdom where a nerve gas poisoning nearly claimed the life of […]

The Never Trump Delusion | National Review

The Never Trump Delusion | National Review. by Rich Lowry · March 30, 2018 (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) A realistic attitude to Trump would acknowledge both his flaws and how he usefully points the way beyond a tired Reagan nostalgia. Donald Trump is a dominant presence in our public life, although one that his adversaries have trouble accepting and processing. The left […]

Russia’s diplomatic expulsions speak to Vladimir Putin’s fear

Russia's diplomatic expulsions speak to Vladimir Putin's fear. by Tom Rogan · March 29, 2018 Don’t be alarmed by Russia’s decision on Thursday to expel 60 U.S. diplomats and shutter the U.S. consulate in St. Petersburg. While the Russian government’s resident troll and foreign minister Sergey Lavrov says the expulsions are a response to “the absolutely unacceptable actions” of the […]

Can Huber Investigate His Boss Rosenstein?

Can Huber Investigate His Boss Rosenstein?. by Daniel John Sobieski · March 31, 2018 While it is reassuring to note that A.G. Jeff Sessions has climbed down from the back side of the milk carton, where his missing visage had been hiding, long enough to appoint Utah U.S. attorney Peter Huber to independently investigate claims of FBI abuses in surveilling […]

Why President Trump Should Play Hardball With Robert Mueller

Why President Trump Should Play Hardball With Robert Mueller. by George Parry · March 30, 2018 Most of the time, practicing criminal law is pretty simple. Since the vast majority of clients are guilty as charged and lack the financial resources to pay for a trial, you cut a plea deal and do the best you can at sentencing. But […]

Dems face difficult choices on resources in battle for Senate | TheHill

Dems face difficult choices on resources in battle for Senate | TheHill. by Alexander Bolton · March 30, 2018 Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer (N.Y.) is facing pressure from vulnerable incumbents and hopeful challengers about where to spend the party’s limited resources in this fall’s midterms. Senate Democrats are defending 26 seats, including 10 in states that voted for Trump, […]

At volatile Syrian front line, US, Turkey on opposing sides

At volatile Syrian front line, US, Turkey on opposing sides. Perched on a green hilltop, Kurdish and Arab fighters face a tense front line separating them from Turkish-backed forces in this part of northern Syria. Behind them, American troops drive up and down the roads. Their aim: Make their presence known to prevent bursts of gunfire from spiraling into a […]

Israel: Palestinians killed in protest were Hamas terrorists

Israel: Palestinians killed in protest were Hamas terrorists. Declaring “the beginning” of the recapturing of “all of Palestine,” the terrorist organization governing Gaza organized a demonstration Friday of tens of thousands of Palestinians on the border with Israel that led to rioting and shooting attacks on Israel Defense Forces troops. Palestinian sources said at least 14 Palestinians were killed and […]

America Must Drop Its Delusions about Dealing with Russia | The National Interest

America Must Drop Its Delusions about Dealing with Russia | The National Interest. by Nikolas K. Gvosdev · March 30, 2018 It’s time to part with illusions. For too long, the U.S. national-security community has oscillated in its assessment of the Russian Federation, swinging between viewing Moscow as the country’s number one geopolitical threat to dismissing the challenge of a […]

Report: Trump’s Trade War Threatens to Hurt Hollywood

Report: Trump’s Trade War Threatens to Hurt Hollywood. Hollywood fears that President Donald Trump’s trade war with China could prevent the U.S. entertainment industry from expanding its box office revenues, a new report warns. “President Donald Trump’s looming trade war with China could leave Hollywood’s wallets lighter,” warns an article in “Variety” magazine. In reality, the article admits, the real […]

Citing Tax Cuts, McDonald’s Serves Up Tuition Benefits for Employees

Citing Tax Cuts, McDonald’s Serves Up Tuition Benefits for Employees. by Rachel del Guidice · March 30, 2018 Fast-food icon McDonald’s will supersize its 3-year-old education benefits program for hundreds of thousands of employees. “McDonald’s Corporation today announced it will allocate $150 million over five years to its global Archways to Opportunity education program,” McDonald’s said Thursday in a public […]

Let Hillary Speak! | Trending

Let Hillary Speak! | Trending. A lot of people made a lot of bad predictions during the 2016 election, myself included. As election day loomed, I tried to mentally prepare myself for the horror of a Hillary Clinton presidency. I assumed it was bound to happen, no matter which of the two completely unacceptable major party candidates got my vote. […]

Federal Court Delivers the Coup de Gras to Contraception Mandate – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator

Federal Court Delivers the Coup de Gras to Contraception Mandate – The American SpectatorThe American Spectator. by David Catron · March 30, 2018 Most Americans probably believed that the notorious HHS contraception mandate had been effectively nullified after the Supreme Court ruled against the Obama administration in Hobby Lobby v. Burwell and Zubik v. Burwell. But deep state holdovers at […]

There’s nothing wrong with a census question about citizenship – The Washington Post

There’s nothing wrong with a census question about citizenship – The Washington Post. The Trump administration is being sued over its plans to include a question about citizenship in the 2020 Census, which California Attorney General Xavier Becerra (D) says “is not just a bad idea — it is illegal.” No, it’s not. There is nothing wrong with asking about […]

Hamas to Swarm Israel’s Border, Sparking Fear of New ‘Passover War’

Hamas to Swarm Israel's Border, Sparking Fear of New 'Passover War'. The Palestinian terrorist group Hamas is planning a mass demonstration along Israel’s border on Friday, prompting fears of a new war with the Jewish state ahead of the Passover holiday, according to regional experts and U.S. officials who say they are closely monitoring the situation. On the heels of […]

Department of Justice Officials Distort the Truth | National Review

Department of Justice Officials Distort the Truth | National Review. by Victor Davis Hanson · March 29, 2018 Former CIA Director John Brennan testifies before the House Intelligence Committee, May 23, 2017. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) Why haven’t we held career government servants in the intelligence community and the Department of Justice accountable for their fabrications? On March 17, former CIA director […]

Why, in their own words, CIA professionals love Gina Haspel

Why, in their own words, CIA professionals love Gina Haspel. by Tom Rogan · March 29, 2018 Speaking to the Washington Examiner, three former career CIA professionals explained why they energetically endorse President Trump’s pick to become the next director of the CIA, Gina Haspel. First up is Mark Kelton, a career CIA operations officer who retired from the agency […]

Hillary Clinton Sports Arm Cast At Rutgers Sp | The Daily Caller

Hillary Clinton Sports Arm Cast At Rutgers Sp | The Daily Caller. by Amber Athey · March 29, 2018 Hillary Clinton, plagued by rumors of poor health during her presidential campaign, showed up for a Thursday speech at Rutgers University with a cast on her arm. Clinton broke her wrist during her recent trip to India when she slipped and […]

In Afghanistan, Concessions Are Appeasement

In Afghanistan, Concessions Are Appeasement. by Jeffrey James Higgins · March 29, 2018 Afghan president Ashraf Ghani’s recent peace overtures to the Afghan Taliban amount to appeasement and should be condemned by the United States. This week, regional and world leaders met at a conference in Tashkent, Uzbekistan to discuss peace in Afghanistan, but luckily, the Taliban did not attend. […]

Trump Wants The Military To Build His Border Wall. That’s A Terrible Idea.

Trump Wants The Military To Build His Border Wall. That's A Terrible Idea.. by John Daniel Davidson · March 28, 2018 On Tuesday, The Washington Post reported that President Trump is privately pushing for the U.S. military to build his long-promised border wall. The $1.3 trillion spending bill Trump signed last week allocated a mere $1.6 billion for the wall, […]